The table below looks at the statistics for OpenView skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenView over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 195 213 194
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Contract jobs citing OpenView 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.018% 0.044% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.23% 0.71% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£463 £328 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.22% -25.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £395 £245
% change year-on-year
-36.70% +61.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £10.25 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+168.29% -38.80%
OpenView
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
438 422 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.75% 6.18% 5.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 302 224
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 15
Average hourly rate £18.70 £14.50 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.96% -36.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £12.50 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £35.21 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%

OpenView
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenView across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

OpenView Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OpenView
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OpenView across the City of London region.

OpenView Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

OpenView
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OpenView across the City of London region.

OpenView Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing OpenView also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OpenView.

1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) YAML
2 1 (50.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Legato
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Control-M
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing OpenView also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OpenView. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) YAML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) Legato
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Control-M
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle